Test Case sc3.2.2_l1_016: Change of content when changing the setting of a text input

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleChange of content when changing the setting of a text input
DescriptionDocument containing an input field; when the input field changes a new file is loaded into the browser.
CreatorBenToWeb (johannes.koch@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-08-25
Statusvalidated

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Feature: input (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/interact/scripts.html#adef-onchange.

Test Data

Purpose

The test is intended to fail because a change in input field state changes the content.

Expert Guidance

Check whether there is any change of context caused by a change of any form control or field setting.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc3.2.2_l1_016 (XML).

Rules

“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 128: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#consistent-behavior-unpredictable-change.

Functional Outcome

Change of content onchange.

Technical Comment

The JavaScript in the onchange attribute causes the browser to load another document.

This test case does not map to a WCAG 2.0 technique or failure.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - April 2006 Working Draft (Last Call))

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 128: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#consistent-behavior-unpredictable-change.

Functional Outcome

Change of content onchange.

Technical Comment

The JavaScript in the onchange attribute causes the browser to load another document.

Online version: sc3.2.2_l1_016.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 128: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#consistent-behavior-unpredictable-change.

Functional Outcome

Change of content onchange.

Technical Comment

The JavaScript in the onchange attribute causes the browser to load another document.